ACTOR

Colin Firth

1960 - Today

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Colin Andrew Firth (born 10 September 1960) is an English actor. He was identified in the mid-1980s with the "Brit Pack" of rising young British actors, undertaking a challenging series of roles, including leading roles in A Month in the Country (1987), Tumbledown (1988) and Valmont (1989). His portrayal of Mr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Colin Firth has received more than 13,873,066 page views. His biography is available in 70 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 67 in 2019). Colin Firth is the 254th most popular actor (up from 300th in 2019), the 350th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 422nd in 2019) and the 40th most popular Actor.

Colin Firth is most famous for his portrayal of Mr. Darcy in the 1995 BBC adaptation of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice.

Memorability Metrics

  • 14M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 67.12

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 70

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.78

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.04

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Colin Firth ranks 254 out of 9,996Before him are Pat Morita, Sharon Stone, Raffaella Carrà, Dennis Hopper, Julianne Moore, and Michelle Pfeiffer. After him are Malcolm McDowell, Cate Blanchett, Lauren Bacall, Michael J. Fox, Anna Karina, and Danny Trejo.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1960, Colin Firth ranks 11Before him are Tim Cook, Yulia Tymoshenko, Antonio Banderas, Jo Nesbø, Joachim Löw, and Julianne Moore. After him are Philippe of Belgium, Pierluigi Collina, Prince Andrew, Duke of York, Hugh Grant, Sean Penn, and Franco Baresi.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Colin Firth ranks 350 out of 7,765Before him are Anne Hathaway (1556), Thomas Paine (1737), Jackie Stewart (1939), John Galsworthy (1867), Richard of York, 3rd Duke of York (1411), and Richard Attenborough (1923). After him are Frances Hodgson Burnett (1849), Malcolm McDowell (1943), Francis William Aston (1877), Ronald Coase (1910), Æthelflæd (869), and Edward Victor Appleton (1892).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Colin Firth ranks 40Before him are Peter Ustinov (1921), Patrick Stewart (1940), John Hurt (1940), Benny Hill (1924), Jacqueline Bisset (1944), and Ian McShane (1942). After him are Malcolm McDowell (1943), Ralph Fiennes (1962), Sam Neill (1947), Angela Lansbury (1925), David Niven (1910), and Ian Holm (1931).

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